Journal of Seventeenth-Century Music, volume 9 (2003) no. 1
ISSN: 1089-747X

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Claude V. Palisca
Aria Types in the Earliest Operas

example 8a
Monteverdi, “Possente spirto,” 6th strophe: “Sol tu nobile Dio,” from L’Orfeo.

Return to paragraph 6.4.